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From contracting to community: Our dedication to local causes

At Contract Services, our commitment to the local community runs in our DNA. We have always valued and considered it important to support the community that many of our employees call home. For years, we have been actively involved in various initiatives and organisations to help the community, and we’re always keen to show our

Claritas – 196 Deansgate Project

Contract Services have been actively involved in the refurbishment of this outstanding Grade 2 listed building since 2007. Situated on the busiest junction in the city centre, the building is a great example of Victorian Gothic architecture. Working with the owners, CEG, and Manchester City conservation dept. the original building features have been uncovered and

Staff News – Mark Appleton is retiring!

Cheers!!! After 21 years with Contract Services, Construction Director Mark Appleton is stepping down and retiring from the company.  Mark joined the business in 2002 as a construction manager but quickly progressed to become a director and shareholder. Well known for his “no-nonsense” approach to the job Mark has gained the respect of both clients

Completion of The Ark, Trafford Park, Manchester

We are pleased to announce the successful completion of this £4.7 million refurbishment project in Trafford Park, Manchester. Previously home to McGregor Cory and Brighthouse, this 200,000 sq ft warehouse and office development has undergone a complete overhaul.   The complex sequence of works includes the warehouse “transformation”, a refurbished office building and an extensive

project above Barcleys

Completion of New Residential Development in Central Manchester

The residential development comprising of 18 apartments above Barclays Bank on Manchester’s main shopping route, Market St.The 20-month project was carried out for international investors, working with Cushman & Wakefield’s project management team. The Contract Services team, headed up by Director Chris Fletcher overcame a number of logistical challenges, working in a tight and busy

Granary Building

Completion of Granary project for Pitalia Real Estate

We are pleased to announce the completion of The Granary Building on Canal Wharf, Leeds. This historic listed building, in the heart of Leeds, has received a complete overhaul, including a new entrance foyer, and full CAT A refurbishment.  The multi-million-pound project was completed in 26 weeks by our dedicated team, led by Project Director